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Steve Moore Receives NCPA’s Independent Pharmacist of the Year Award

Upsher-Smith announced that Steve Moore, who along with his family, owns Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, N.Y. as the winner of the 2019 Independent Pharmacist of the Year award. Moore received the award on Oct. 28 at the NCPA 2019 Annual Convention in San Diego. This annual award is given to a pharmacist who exhibits exemplary…

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Skywalk Pharmacy Featured on the Cover of Pharmacy Today

Skywalk Pharmacy has been featured in the cover story of a recent edition of Pharmacy Today, an official publication of the American Pharmacists Association. The article, “Little adults? Big kids? Caring for adolescents and teens”, focuses on the topic of appropriately treating children and discusses best practices for what to say, how to say it and…

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Solid Business Model Aids Growth at Care Pharmacies

Founded in 1960 as Circle Drug, Care Pharmacies’ mission-based pharmacy business has a proud and rich history of serving the underprivileged HIV community in Washington D.C. Today, that expertise extends out to 16 states and has Care Pharmacies uniquely positioned, operating as a regional drug chain of independent community retail and specialty pharmacies. Read the…

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CARE expands reach, partnerships

CARE Pharmacies in 2015 saw its footprint expand into new states, while growing both the services it offers patients and its sales. It grew to have 82 stores – up fom 79 in 2014 – and the pharmacy cooperative’s CEO, Michael Wysong, said that by the end of 2016’s first quarter, it would have 90…

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NACDS Foundation Assisting National Hepatitis Testing Push

Study in progress amid observance of May as Hepatitis Awareness Month, and of May 19 as Hepatitis Testing Day FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Arlington, Va. – As public health authorities target Hepatitis C awareness as a way to prevent liver damage and liver cancer, a study funded by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS)…

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Preparing for World AIDS Day – December 1, 2015

Promote awareness of World AIDS Day, which is December 1, 2015, to your community with these simple and informative resources.  Post the World AIDS Day badge to your website using this code: <img alt=”World AIDS Day. December 1.” class=”wad-images” src=”https://aids.gov/images/world_logo1.gif” />  Download the World AIDS Day awareness poster and display it in your pharmacy: Download 8.5 x 11…

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CMS Announces Part D Enhanced Medication Therapy Management Model

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation(CMMI) is introducing the Part D Enhanced Medication Therapy Management (Enhanced MTM) Model, which will aim to free up stand-alone Part D Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) in specified regions of the United States. This model will commence January 1, 2017 with a five-year performance period,…

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"Family History of Cerebral Palsy May Increase Risk in Children"

Cerebral palsy risks may be influenced by genetics (dailyRx News) Cerebral palsy is the most common cause of physical disability among children. Past studies have uncovered various risk factors for the condition, and new research suggests family may play a role in a child’s risk for cerebral palsy. A recent study found that people who…

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